Tag: plateau

Plateau maize farmers commend FG over anchor borrower programme

Abdul Jimoh- June 23, 2020

The Plateau chapter of the Maize Association of Nigeria (NAN) has commanded the Federal Government for introducing the Anchor Borrower Programme (ABP) in the country. ... Read More

Justice Mensem’s Appointment Well Deserved – Plateau Speaker

Henry Solomon- March 6, 2020

The Speaker,  Plateau House of Assembly, Abok Ayuba, has described the appointment of Justice Dongban Mensem as Acting President of the Court of Appeal  by ... Read More

Insecurity: Plateau youths urge FG to secure federal highways

Abdul Jimoh- January 27, 2020

Plateau Youths, under the aegis of Plateau Youths G17 Peace and Progressive Forum, have called on the Federal Government to secure federal roads across the ... Read More

President Buhari Congratulates Kano, Plateau States Governors on Election Tribunal Victories

Tanimu- October 2, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State and Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State on the affirmation of their victories ... Read More

INEC fixes date to end deadlock in Sokoto, Kano, Bauchi, Plateau, 2 others

admin- March 13, 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will conduct supplementary election in on 23 March in Sokoto, Kano, Adamawa, and three other states where the March ... Read More

#NigeriaVoteWatch2019: Jeremiah Useni wins LGA in Plateau

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 10, 2019

Retired Lt.-Gen. Jeremiah Useni, the Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau, has won his local government area, Langtang North, in the ... Read More

NAWOJ donates warm clothing to displaced children in Plateau

admin- November 13, 2018

President of NAWOJ, Mrs Ifeyinwa Omowole as Plateau Chapter donates warm clothes ti displaced persons The Nigeria Association of Women Journalist (NAWOJ) Plateau chapter, has ... Read More

FEC Approves $150m W/Bank Credit Facility For Polio Eradication

Abdul Jimoh- August 8, 2018

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the acquisition of 150 million-dollar World Bank credit facility to support polio eradication in Nigeria. Finance Minister Kemi ... Read More

Plateau: Pankshin LG boss commences sale of 16 trucks of fertilizer to farmers

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 17, 2018

Mrs Naomi Golmwen, Management Committee Chairman, Pankshin Local Government Area, Plateau, on Tuesday commenced the sale of fertilizer to farmers for the 2018 farming season. ... Read More

Speaker Dogara Explains What Transpired in Closed Door with Him, President Buhari and Saraki

Tanimu- June 27, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Today, I and President of the Senate, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, met with President Muhammadu Buhari over the #Plateau violence. We requested ... Read More

May Day: New and Improved Welfare Workers’ Package Will Reduce Corruption -Labour

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2018

Labour leaders in Benue and Plateau on Tuesday said they were firmly behind the agitation for the new minimum wage of N65,500 for workers in ... Read More

205 INEC Staff Suspended Over Roles Played in Elections – Chairman

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended 205 staff over various unwholesome roles in the 2015 general elections. INEC’s Chairman, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, disclosed ... Read More

FG To Launch One-Stop-Shop In 7 States To Spur MSMEs

Henry Solomon- September 5, 2017

In fulfilment of its mandate to significantly spur Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs) the Federal Government would launch one-stop shops in no fewer ... Read More

Northern Governors, Traditional Rulers To Give Stands On Restructuring In Nigeria’s Best interests – Almakura

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2017

Governor Tanko Almakura of Nasarawa State says a committee of Northern governors and traditional rulers will soon come up with a stand on restructuring in ... Read More

Meet The 39 Year Old World’s First Test Tube Baby

Henry Solomon- July 26, 2017

British Woman, Louise Joy Brown known as the first test tube baby to be born, is the first human to have been born after conception ... Read More

42 Escaped Chibok Schoolgirls Graduate From Plateau, Katsina Schools 

Abdul Jimoh- July 25, 2017

42 Escaped Chibok Schoolgirls Graduate From Plateau, Katsina Schools ... 'Why we concealed identity of their schools'- Shettima ... 'Poor quality of Chibok girls education ... Read More

FG approves N1.6bn for disbursement to flood victims in 16 states

inno.korie- July 12, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday in Abuja ordered the immediate release of N1.6 billion for disbursement to victims of flood in 16 states of ... Read More

Snake Bite :Lawmakers Provide legislation for Treatment

Suleiman Idris- March 17, 2017

    (VON) The Nigerian House of Representatives is providing legal framework for the establishment of Research Centre for the production of snake bite vaccines. ... Read More

Car snatching gangs nabbed by IGP’s Special tactical squad, recovered twelve exotic cars

Abdul Jimoh- August 26, 2016

The Inspector General of Police, Ag. IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM, mni concerned about reports of car hijacking and removal of vehicles from where packed ... Read More

IGP Sues for Peace over Death of Plateau Monarch

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 21, 2016

Inspector General of Police has been sued for peace over the killing, on Monday, of Mr Lazarus Agai, the Saf Ron-kulere and First Class traditional ... Read More